Tuesday, February 03, 2015 – The news –
COUNTRY Director of the World Bank in Pakistan Rachid Benmessaoud called on Shahbaz Sharif here Monday.
Ongoing projects in various sectors, including energy with the cooperation of World Bank were discussed in the meeting. Speaking on the occasion, the chief minister commended the cooperation of World Bank in energy, education, health, agriculture, irrigation and other sectors of social development. He said the programmes for the provision of best services and relief to the masses were continuing successfully in Punjab while the funds saved through austerity policy were being spent on the public welfare. The Country Director of World Bank in Pakistan Rachid Benmessaoud said the World Bank would continue its cooperation in energy projects as well as agriculture, irrigation and education sectors.
He said the Punjab government was speedily implementing various development programmes in the province.
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